Symposium : « Cellular and molecular actors of memory formation and stabilisation »

Monday 11 October 2021

Venue: Centre Broca Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Organizers: Guillaume Ferreira (NutriNeuro), Bruno Bontempi (IMN), and Sophie Tronel (NeuroCentre Magendie)


Tomàs Ryan (Trinity College of Dublin, Ireland)
Information Storage in Memory Engrams.

Johannes Gräff (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland)
Recent insights into remote fear memory attenuation.

10:00 10:30 – pause

10:30 11:00
Amy Milton (University of Cambridge, United Kingdom)
Great (mismatched) expectations: retrievalextinction of fear and drug memories.

Sophie Tronel (NeuroCentre Magendie, Bordeaux, France)
Role of adult hippocampal neurogenesis in long-term memory reconsolidation.

11:30 12:00.
Bruno Bontempi (IMN, Bordeaux, France)
The long and winding road to remote memory formation: is it consolidation or transformation?

12:00 14:00 Lunch

14:00 14:30.
Gabrielle Girardeau (Institut du Fer-à-Moulin, Paris, France)
Neural mechanisms for memory and emotional processing during sleep.

14:30 15:00.
Laure Verret (Centre de Recherche sur la Cognition Animal, Université de Toulouse, France)
Interneuronal dysfunction and memory impairment in Alzheimer’s disease

15:00 15:30.
Aline Desmedt (NeuroCentre Magendie, Bordeaux, France)
Multilevel hippocampal alterations can cause PTSD-like memory.

15:3016:00 Break

Gisella Vetere (ESPCI, Paris)
Longterm memory consolidation in the neuronal network: a role for the thalamus.

Keynote lecture: Paul Frankland (University of Toronto, Canada)
The organization of recent and remote


    Symposium supported by Bordeaux NeuroCampus and LabEx BRAIN